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Today I had a morning meeting that required a level of decorum and a meeting in the afternoon that required a level of fabulous. Enter this dress. I bought it four years ago because I thought it would be the perfect summer, slip-on dress.
I first met Donna Hay when I was a fashion assistant and she was a food stylist. Back then we both spent an unhealthy amount of time packing boxes at the back of studio in East Sydney. This was long before Donna became a household name and yet she was then as she is now READ MORE…
Polka dots. Scary aren’t they? There’s something a little Doris Day about them. So you have to be careful with the cut, the colour and how much of the print you wear. It’s everywhere for summer – dresses, shoes, pants – I’ve tried to take away the girliness with some leather and a single black-on-white dot.
I’ve set myself a Two Week Fashion Challenge: I’m going to shop my own wardrobe and wear something that I haven’t worn (or worn in that way) everyday for the next 14 days. I’m committed to pushing my inner stylist and having fun with my look again. Do you want to join me?
I’ve started looking at what Claudia Schiffer is wearing again.Haven’t for years and now suddenly I’m interested.Lately she’s been rocking the streets of London with a very cool Lauren Hutton meets Ali McGraw look. It’s that perfect put-together casual vibe that is SO hard to achieve.
Country Road Kids are celebrating ten years with cake! And it’s good. The new range can be viewed on this video or via a very cool downloadable catalogue that lets you shop the looks on the spot.
I’ve never had an in-salon hair straightening treatment. I let ionic and keratin pass me right on by. The glassy, sheet-like finish that most of them create just isn’t for me. I like my hair to move, curl, flip, even crimp. I’m waaay too much of Gemini to be stuck with one style for three READ MORE…
In this third installment of our Zoe Foster Masterclass the make-up genie talks bronzer and blush. I learnt so much from this section – the “3″ technique and the “up” effect are life changing.
In London, my favourite place for a sweet treat is the Hummingbird Bakery (133 Portobello Road Notting Hill, London W11 2DY). Full of American style masterpieces such as Key Lime, Pecan and Pumpkin Pie, they’re most famous for their Red Velvet Cupcakes. And when you taste one, you’ll understand why. They look red and taste READ MORE…